Mt Albert Grammar School Mt Albert Grammar School

12 Painting 1

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ainsley Leonard.


At least 16 credits in Level 1 Painting (11PN1) or Level 1 Photography & Design (11PH1)

OR HoD approval.


Students will work on an individually led programme based around a common theme that may extend into Year 13
•The course aims to develop a student’s understanding of established painting practice, conventions and methods through the study of artist models
•Students learn the skills to analyse and identify ideas and see the links between established painting models to help them develop informed painting practice
•Skills and techniques learnt at this level directly support progress in to Year 13 Painting

This course leads to Level 3 Painting and Visual Arts. It will also support entry to Level 3 Design and Photography with HOD approval


Visual Art


13 Painting 1

Career Pathways

Animator/Digital Artist, Diversional and Recreational Therapist, Artist, Auctioneer, Collision Repair Technician, Boat Builder, Tattoo Artist, Fashion Designer, Graphic Designer, Interior Designer, Painter and Decorator, Conservator, Jeweller, Make-up Artist, Curator, Graphic Pre-press Worker, Visual Merchandiser, Early Childhood Teacher, Exhibition and Collections Technician, Florist, Industrial Spray Painter, Nanny/Child Carer, Signmaker, Valuer, Garment Technician

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

*12PN1* - Supplementary costs: Approx $110
Includes take home painting set